Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi

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Flight information for Johannesburg to Nairobi

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Johannesburg to Nairobi
Best price foundR81 316The best flight deal from Johannesburg to Nairobi found on momondo in the last 72 hours is R81 316
Fastest flight time4h 05mThe fastest flight from Johannesburg to Nairobi takes 4h 05m
Direct flightsFriDirect flights go from Johannesburg to Nairobi on Friday. The only airline offering direct flights is Kenya Airways.
Airports in Nairobi2 airportsThere are 2 airports near Nairobi: Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl (NBO), Nairobi Wilson (WIL)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Johannesburg to Nairobi

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Johannesburg to Nairobi?

April

The cheapest time of year to fly to Nairobi from Johannesburg is April. The most expensive is August.

What is the cheapest day to depart Johannesburg for Nairobi?

Wednesday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Wednesday. The most expensive is usually Sunday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Nairobi?

in the evening

Johannesburg to Nairobi flights are approximately 33% more expensive in the morning than in the evening

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Nairobi from Johannesburg?

RwandAir

Emirates, Ethiopian Air, and Kenya Airways are the most popular carriers operating from Johannesburg to Nairobi

What is the cheapest Johannesburg to Nairobi flight route?

Johannesburg OR Tambo - Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl for the best Johannesburg - Nairobi flight prices

How far in advance should you book Johannesburg to Nairobi flights?

60 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Johannesburg to Nairobi is approximately 60 days to departure


Easily compare return flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi by changing tabs
RwandAir
Nov 9
JNB22:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
6h 40m
1 stop
NBO4:50Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Nov 17
NBO15:30Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
9h 45m
2 stops
JNB1:15Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Aug 24
JNB23:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
6h 40m
1 stop
NBO5:50Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Sep 1
NBO16:30Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
9h 45m
2 stops
JNB2:15Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Aug 17
JNB23:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
6h 40m
1 stop
NBO5:50Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Aug 20
NBO16:30Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
9h 45m
2 stops
JNB2:15Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Aug 5
JNB20:30Johannesburg OR Tambo
9h 20m
2 stops
NBO5:50Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Aug 9
NBO16:30Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
7h 50m
1 stop
JNB0:20Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
Aug 27
JNB10:25Johannesburg OR Tambo
9h 55m
1 stop
NBO20:20Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Aug 29
NBO1:00Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
9h 05m
1 stop
JNB10:05Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
Aug 24
JNB10:25Johannesburg OR Tambo
9h 55m
1 stop
NBO20:20Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Sep 15
NBO1:00Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
9h 05m
1 stop
JNB10:05Johannesburg OR Tambo

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi

If you're looking for one-way flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi, view some of our deals below provided by Ethiopian Air, Kenya Airways and Uganda Airlines
Kenya Airways
Sep 8
JNB21:15Johannesburg OR Tambo
4h 05m
NBO1:20Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Kenya Airways
Aug 28
JNB21:15Johannesburg OR Tambo
4h 05m
NBO1:20Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Kenya Airways
Sep 9
JNB13:25Johannesburg OR Tambo
4h 05m
NBO17:30Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Best airlines flying from Johannesburg to Nairobi

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Johannesburg to Nairobi with momondo
AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
Ethiopian Air
PriceFrom R4 262
Free cancellation
Rating
8,2
RwandAir
PriceFrom R4 589
Free cancellation
Rating
7,2
Emirates
PriceFrom R5 079
Free cancellation
Rating
8,8
Kenya Airways
PriceFrom R5 133
Free cancellation
Rating
6,2
South African
PriceFrom R5 341
Free cancellation
Rating
8,1

  • Are airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Nairobi offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Nairobi are adapting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are RwandAir, Ethiopian Air, and South African. You can search for the full list of airlines such as RwandAir that are offering this flexibility.

  • How far is Johannesburg OR Tambo to Nairobi by plane?

    Nairobi is 2922,6 km away from Johannesburg OR Tambo. In terms of flight time, this usually takes a little over 6h 30m.


Alternative routes for Johannesburg to Nairobi

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Cape Town to Nairobi Flights
Fastest flight time15h 15m
Cheapest priceR7 806

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